of Hernando County, Florida.

We are affiliated with the "Southeast Federation of Mineralogical Societies, Inc." and the "American Federation of Mineralogical Societies".

is a non-profit organization with the purpose of  fostering interest and promoting knowledge of minerals, gems, fossils, and earth sciences.


We conduct:

  • regular meetings
  • informational programs - guest speakers, videos, slide shows, demonstrations, classes
  • workshops*
  • annual gem and mineral show
  • field trips
  • rock swaps, auctions
  • ​annual dinner meeting


Withlacoochee Rockhounds

and

The November "What is It?" is

Australian black opal

of

Hernando County, FL

geology, mineralogy, gemology, paleontology

*workshops:

  • rock, mineral, and fossil identification
  • rock cutting, grinding, polishing, and cabbing
  • sliver smithing
  • wire wrapping and chain making
  • jewelry making

.

Fun

Withlacoochee Rockhounds

PO Box 5634

​Spring Hill, FL 34611-5634